June 13, 2007 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

PVES Celebrates its Fifth Annual Read Aloud Day

Guest readers gather in the PVES gym before the Read Aloud begins. Toni Ann Mazzarisi is on a mission, and its focus is reading. She is the driving force behind the annual PTA-sponsored Putnam Valley Elementary School (PVES) Read Aloud Days. More...

Philipstown Garden Club Member Plant Sale

During the upcoming Secret Garden Tour on June 16th sponsored by PARC, the local Philipstown Garden Club members will have plants from their own gardens for sale in the courtyard of the home of JoAnn Brown off Rte 403 in Garrison. More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Free Breastfeeding Class

On Thursday, July 5, from 7:30 to 9pm, the Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center will offer a free Breastfeeding Class at the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Museum of the Hudson Highlands' Staff is Ready for Summer Camp

The Museum of the Hudson Highlands is fully staffed and ready to greet summer campers. More...

Celebrated Photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, Putnam Valley Resident, Honored by Red Cross

Volunteers from New York City and Rockland and Sullivan counties, along with celebrated photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, the Association for Metroarea Autistic Children, the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association and Credit Suisse, More...

Keep Putnam Beautiful Asks "Is Littering a Crime?"

And the answer is…yes, littering is a "quality of life" crime. Litter creates an atmosphere of disorder that invites worse crimes. Penalties in Putnam County range from fines up to $1,000 plus jail time. More...

Relay for Life at All Sport Fishkill Fundraiser to Benefit American Cancer Society

Join the fight against cancer! All Sport Fishkill has teamed up with the American Cancer Society to host Relay for Life, a community celebration of hope to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. More...

Treat Dad to a Roast Beef Dinner at the North Highland Ladies Auxiliary Firehouse

The North Highlands Ladies Auxiliary will be providing a roast beef dinner at the firehouse from 4:30 to 7:30pm on Saturday, June 16, the day before Father's Day. So give Dad a pre-Father's day treat while you support your local firemen. More...

Shabbat B'yachad, Fourth Friday and Trustees Installation Upcoming at Temple Beth-El

On Friday, June 22, join in a joyful, spirited and intergenerational Shabbat service, in the Temple Beth-El sanctuary. The candle lighting and Service begin at 6pm with Rabbi Neal's interactive Torah story, lively Shabbat melodies and more. More...

Community Nursery School Wraps up a Year Full of Fun

The Community Nursery School and Learning Center wrapped up a fun-filled year with a visit from their resident music teacher, Lori Siegal, and a morning with Joseph Montelone and his beautiful game birds and rabbits. More...

Philipstown Republicans Announce Slate For November Elections

The Philipstown Republican Committee proudly announces its 2007 team of candidates for Town Election this November. They are as follows: Supervisor: Vincent M. Tamagna Town Clerk: Tina M. Merando Town Justice: Stephen G. More...

Public Notices

The Village of Nelsonville will be holding a clean-up for Nelsonville residences on Friday, June 15. All items must be on the curbside by 6am on that day in order to be picked up. More...

Keep Putnam Beautiful Advises How You Can Help Do Your Part

Keep Putnam Beautiful has some tips for residents to help out in keeping the county clean: Adopt-a-Highway. Adopt a minimum of one mile of a road or bike trail and receive two free metal signs installed at both ends of your section. More...

PV Photographer Timothy Greenfield- Sanders Honored by Red Cross

Volunteers from New York City and Rockland and Sullivan counties, along with celebrated photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, the Association for Metroarea Autistic Children, the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association and Credit Suisse, More...

Program on Back Pain at East Fishkill Library

On Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at 7pm there will be a lecture by Dr. Thomas J. Drag, D.C. on back pain. Dr Drag is a chiropractic physician with Hudson Valley Chiropractic & Rehabilitation P.C. located in Hopewell Junction. More...

July Safety And Preparedness Classes in Putnam/West Point Offered by American Red Cross

July safety and preparedness classes offered by the American Red Cross in Greater New York (ARC/GNY) - Putnam/ West Point will be held at the organization's Putnam/West Point office at Building 2104, Visitors Center, West Point Highway (New South More...

Franciscan Friars of the Atonement Celebrate Jubilees at Graymoor

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement will hold a Jubilee Celebration on June 23, 2007 for seven friars observing 60, 50 and 25 year milestones. The V. Rev. James F. More...

Volunteers Clean up Gipsy Trail Road

On June 8, George Whipple III brought 8 of his employees to cleanup roadside litter along Gipsy Trail Road in the Putnam County Town of Kent. More...

Wanted: Mentors for Children Who Lost a Parent on 9/11

Tuesday's Children is in need of responsible adults in Putnam County to serve as positive role model Tuesday's Children, a national nonprofit organization that provides services to 9/11 families, is currently recruiting young, active adults from P More...

Jessica Bryan Weds Matthew Wagner in Kentucky

Jessica Bryan of Grayson, Kentucky and Matthew Wagner of Huntington, West Virginia and Garrison, were married Saturday, May 26, 2007 at the home of Jessica's parents, Faitha and Jesse Bryan. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Martha Ruckel. More...

Cold Spring Fire Company Pipe and Band to Host First "Celtic Ceilidh" This Saturday

Traditional music and dancing at Mayor's Park; proceeds to benefit the Fire Company

This Saturday, June 16, the Cold Spring Fire Company Pipe Band will host Cold Spring's first "Celtic Ceilidh" at Mayor's Park. More...

Mark and Carol Hopper Celebrate Their 25th Anniversary

Pictured above are Mark and Carol Hopper celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with their children, Kelly, Mark and Olivia. More...

American Cancer Society 2007 Relay for Life of Putnam County

The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life 2007, swept across Putnam County. More...

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